Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 14:44:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.60 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.2"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.7"||971.98 mi||west||0° 07' 27.1"||8.54 mi||north||971.75 mi|
|24 hours||348° 06' 01.1"||797.49 mi||west||2° 35' 32.4"||178.24 mi||north||812.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Mon 2:44 AM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm||SSW|
|Wake Island||Mon 2:44 AM||929 km||577 miles||501 nm||NW|
|Tarawa||Mon 2:44 AM||1433 km||890 miles||774 nm||S|
|Midway||Sun 3:44 AM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm||NNE|
|Yaren||Mon 2:44 AM||1808 km||1124 miles||976 nm||SSW|
|Palikir||Mon 1:44 AM||1887 km||1173 miles||1019 nm||WSW|
|Baker Island||Sun 2:44 AM||1903 km||1183 miles||1028 nm||SE|
|Funafuti||Mon 2:44 AM||2602 km||1617 miles||1405 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Mon 1:44 AM||3037 km||1887 miles||1640 nm||SSW|
|Fakaofo||Mon 3:44 AM||3106 km||1930 miles||1677 nm||SSE|
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